Reader sees Hitchcock drama in turbines

I am tall: I am as tall as the observation deck at the Washington monument.I am mean: I “eat” bats and all kinds of birds, including eagle...

March 5th, 2018 |  


Monument Square District celebrates 2017 accomplishments

The Monument Square District Board held our annual retreat recently and reviewed 2017. Wow! So many events, projects, volunteers, marketing, partnersh...

January 29th, 2018 |  


Resident says Rush Twp. trustees letting down their constituents

I am writing to voice my opinion on wind turbines coming into our community. I chose to live here with my husband in 2011 when we relocated from Massa...

January 29th, 2018 |  



Feeding ban for Urbana’s cats would fail

We applaud the city of Urbana for taking a proposed feeding ban off the table, voting it down unanimously, and instead exploring implementing Trap-Neu...

January 26th, 2018 |  


Roads will never be the same after wind farm

As stated in a guest column January 18, 2018, Everpower has submitted an amendment to the industrial wind farm planned for Champaign County. The amend...

January 26th, 2018 |  


Farm Bureau clarifies position on wind farm

I’m writing to clarify Ohio Farm Bureau’s position on the Buckeye Wind/Champaign Wind project. Farm Bureau neither supports or opposes the...

January 26th, 2018 |  


Feeling ‘stepped on’ in Buckeye Wind ‘footprint’

Footprints tell us where we have been and where others have gone before us. It’s the impression left behind after something has been stepped on....

January 25th, 2018 |  


Reader speaks out against Buckeye Wind

After reading Wednesday’s article (about Buckeye Wind), I cannot understand how such an ugly thing that is a potential blight on our community c...

January 25th, 2018 |  


75 gather to promote life

75 gather to promote life

On Sunday, Jan. 21, 75 people came out to the Witness on Monument Square against Roe v. Wade (1973), organized by Champaign County Right to Life. Sinc...

January 23rd, 2018 |  


Reader agrees with Rittenhouse’s opinion

We are writing in response to Terry Rittenhouse’s well-written column in the January 19 edition of the Urbana Daily Citizen. We are in complete ...

January 19th, 2018 |